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ALERT IN EUROPE FOR AFRICAN SWINE FEVER

African pig disease spreading in Eurasia seen as global threat. 26 May 2011, Rome – Warning of a likely imminent upsurge of a deadly pig disease in the Caucasus region and Russian Federation, FAO today called on affected countries to step up precautionary measures and for a concerted international effort to prevent the infection spreading more widely across the Northern Hemisphere. Continue reading